A 55-year-old member asked:
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I have a broken ankle or sprained ankle~, what to do?

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Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Xray to see fracture: You need to undergo a thorough anl/leg examination by a health care provider to see whether an xray is indicated.
Answered on Oct 4, 2016

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